Zombie Caterpillar: Caterpillars infected by baculovirus stay up in trees after feeding instead of returning to the ground as usual. The virus propagates and causes the caterpillars to 'melt' shedding a viral shower onto the ground below. How horrible is that? #Zombie_Caterpillar #Baculovirus
Venezuelan Poodle Moth// The Venezuelan Poodle Moth is a possible new species of moth discovered in 2009 by Dr. Arthur Anker of Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, in the Gran Sabana region of Venezuela. It bears similarities to the Diaphora mendica, the Muslin Moth, but most likely belongs to the lepidopteran family Artace
Another look at the ever popular Venezuelan poodle moth. This moth was first discovered and photographed in 2009 and is believed to be a new species. It's thought to belong to the lepidopteran genus Artace.